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Alfred Bernhard, Swedish chemist, engineer, inventor of dynamite, 1833-1896; initiation of the Nobel Prize was made possible by his bequest.
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Akzo Nobel Pakistan Limited manufactures paints and trades in specialty chemicals primarily in Pakistan.
The extensive review and the meeting with PPG confirmed to Akzo Nobel that its own strategy is better and does not contain the risks and uncertainties inherent in PPG's proposal," the company added.
In Scania, we have a partner who shares our efforts to open doors for current and future generations to learn, think and discover," says Mattias Fyrenius, Chief Executive Officer of Nobel Media.
3M is expected to collaborate with Nobel Media over several years to bring light to important global issues, like the future of scientific education and sustainability.
Bin Huwaireb said the next session of the Nobel Museum exhibition will offer more valuable activities which will benefit all members of the society, and inspire more Emiratis to take the path of innovation and excellence.
Jamal bin Huwaireb, managing director of MBRF, said: "This event will inspire our young people to look up to the great personalities and innovative minds showcased at the exhibition as role models, just as we have been inspired by Arab novelist Naguib Mahfouz, scientist Ahmed Zewail, Lebanese doctor Peter Medawar, and other Arab Nobel Prize winners.
Since 1901, the Nobel Prizes have been presented to the Laureates at ceremonies on December 10, the anniversary of Alfred Nobel's death.
Akzo Nobel India (formerly known as ICI India Limited) is a 56 per cent subsidiary of Imperial Chemicals Industries Limited (ICI).
Since International Committee of the Red Cross was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1917, 1944 and 1963, and the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1954 and 1981, that means 97 individuals and 20 organizations have been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize.
At the onset of World War I, and although she despised war, Curie donated she and her late husband's Nobel Prize medals to the French war effort (Pierre had died an untimely death in 1906).
As Alex Alonso, who runs a Web site on street gangs, told the Los Angeles Times in November, ``The Nobel Prize nominations really catapulted his name into the media.